Start Sensei

This method starts the Sensei node. On success it will include a Set-Cookie header that contains your macaroon information. This can be used to start and login to your node using one request.

Endpoint

POST /v1/start

Authentication

This request is unauthenticated but requires a valid passphrase.

Request Parameters


ParamTypeDescription
passphraseStringUsed to encrypt seed information on disk and as your password for logging into the web administration panel

Response Parameters


ParamTypeDescription
pubkeyStringYour node public key. This is often described as your node's id
macaroonStringHex encoded admin.macaroon file